On This Day

Musicians Born in August 1868

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 5 Oskar Merikanto, composer
  • Aug 7 Granville Bantock, English composer and conductor (Hebridean Symphony), born in London (d. 1946)
  • Aug 14 Leone Sinigaglia, Italian composer, born in Turin, Italy (d. 1944)
  • Aug 16 Charles Sanford Skilton, American composer (Suite Primeval), born in Northhampton, Massachusetts (d. 1941)